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Record #: 15_06
Title: E.F. Schlee and William Brock board the “Pride of Detroit” and start a round the world tour.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: E.F. Schlee and William Brock board the “Pride of Detroit” and start a round the world tour. They attempt to break the record of 28 days.
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Record #: 15_07
Title: Rosemarie Schlee names “Pride of Detroit” which Edward F. Schlee hopes to pilot around the world.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Rosemarie Schlee names “Pride of Detroit” which Edward F. Schlee hopes to pilot around the world. Shot of Eddie Stinson, the designer and builder of the plane.
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Record #: 15_08
Title: U of D footballers in early season drill. Candidates for team practice at Camp Ozanam.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: U of D footballers in early season drill. Candidates for team practice at Camp Ozanam. Shots of Coach Yost and players Friedman and Ooosterbaan.
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Record #: 15_09
Title: 100th birthday of Hamtramck celebrated by parade and night festivities.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: 100th birthday of Hamtramck celebrated by parade and night festivities. Pageant depicted the growth of Hamtramck from an Indian wilderness to English arrival.
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Record #: 15_10
Title: Joyce Hawley known as the “Girl of the bath” stops in the city while on her way to Chicago via air.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Joyce Hawley known as the “Girl of the bath” stops in the city while on her way to Chicago via air.
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Record #: 15_11
Title: Mr. B.E. Pautke and A.B. Diedrick make a “Hole-in-One” from the same tee at Lochmoor Club.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Mr. B.E. Pautke and A.B. Diedrick make a “Hole-in-One” from the same tee at Lochmoor Club.
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Record #: 15_12
Title: New St. Theresa’s church is dedicated. Bishop Michael J. Gallagher conducts ceremonies in presence of clergy, nuns and laymen.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: New St. Theresa’s church is dedicated. Bishop Michael J. Gallagher conducts ceremonies in presence of clergy, nuns and laymen.
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Record #: 15_13
Title: Mrs. Henry Ford re-establishes 100 year old type of log mission at Camp Frisbie.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Mrs. Henry Ford re-establishes 100 year old type of log mission at Camp Frisbie. Shots of Rev. Herman Page and Mr. Henry Ford.
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Record #: 15_14
Title: 10,000-pound stone is moved from Jefferson Avenue to its new location near Belle Isle Bridge.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: 10,000-pound stone is moved from Jefferson Avenue to its new location near Belle Isle Bridge.
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Record #: 15_15
Title: Grand Ledge man builds tiny replicas of ancient Temples of Jerusalem.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Grand Ledge man builds tiny replicas of ancient Temples of Jerusalem. It took J.L. Culpit 35 years to complete the display.
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Record #: 15_16
Title: Detroit Yacht Club Fleet bedecked with flags passes in review before flagship.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Detroit Yacht Club Fleet bedecked with flags passes in review before flagship.
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Record #: 15_17
Title: Dedication of the world’s largest Masonic Temple.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Dedication of the world’s largest Masonic Temple. Shots of a parade and a man speaking.
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Record #: 15_18
Title: 26th annual Auto Show at Convention Hall.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: 26th annual Auto Show at Convention Hall.
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Record #: 15_19
Title: U of D male students don women’s clothing for the college play “Merry Ann.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: U of D male students don women’s clothing for the college play “Merry Ann. Shots of two of the stars, Eric Carlson and Thomas Conlan.
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Record #: 15_20
Title: Thodore Roberts visits Michigan’s Capitol City and is greeted by the mayor.
Date: c. mid 1920s
Description: Thodore Roberts visits Michigan’s Capitol City and is greeted by the mayor.
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